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Kochs launch new Super PAC for Midterm Fight
Politico` ^ | June 16, 2014 | KENNETH P. VOGEL and DARREN GOODE

Posted on 06/17/2014 8:25:34 AM PDT by Din Maker

During a closed-door gathering of major donors in Southern California on Monday, the political operation spearheaded by the Koch brothers unveiled a significant new weapon in its rapidly expanding arsenal — a super PAC called Freedom Partners Action Fund.

The new group aims to spend more than $15 million in the 2014 midterm campaigns — part of a much larger spending effort expected to total $290 million, sources told POLITICO.,

The vast network of political nonprofit groups they helped build has mostly funneled its unprecedented political spending into issue-based campaigns that usually slam Democrats for supporting big government but seldom explicitly ask voters to support GOP candidates.

That’s expected to change under Freedom Partners Action Fund, according to Marc Short, president of Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, an increasingly powerful force in the Koch network that will operate in association with the new super PAC.

“The Freedom Partners Action Fund will support candidates who share our vision of free markets and a free society and oppose candidates who support intrusive government policies that push the American Dream out of reach for the American people,”

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TOPICS: Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: darrengoode; kennethpvogel; koch; kochbrothers; politico
Now, instead of just "issue oriented" Ads, this PAC will promote and support, specific candidates. This is great news for our team, however, we must remember Dave Brat was outspent $5.5 million to $120,000.
1 posted on 06/17/2014 8:25:34 AM PDT by Din Maker
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To: Din Maker

I love how this news drives the left right over a cliff

2 posted on 06/17/2014 10:17:42 AM PDT by reefdiver (Be the Best you can be Whatever you Dream to be)
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